The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 62 73 53
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -20
Permanent jobs citing WCF 17 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.33% 1.16% 2.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.59% 2.42% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 17
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,200 £40,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
WCF
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
370 455 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 50.68% 47.79% 45.26%
Number of salaries quoted 329 419 333
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

WCF
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Oxford region.

WCF Salary Trend in Oxford

WCF
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

WCF Salary Histogram in Oxford

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCF.

1 54 (98.18%) .NET
2 53 (96.36%) C#
3 38 (69.09%) ASP.NET
4 34 (61.82%) WPF
5 33 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 33 (60.00%) Web Services
6 32 (58.18%) SQL
6 32 (58.18%) MVC
7 27 (49.09%) XML
8 26 (47.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 25 (45.45%) OO
10 24 (43.64%) Degree
11 23 (41.82%) Software Engineering
12 22 (40.00%) Windows
13 21 (38.18%) Scrum
13 21 (38.18%) .NET Framework
14 19 (34.55%) TDD
15 18 (32.73%) HTML
16 16 (29.09%) MVVM
17 15 (27.27%) Microsoft
18 14 (25.45%) C++
18 14 (25.45%) Computer Science
19 13 (23.64%) Mathematics
20 12 (21.82%) C
20 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
21 10 (18.18%) CSS
21 10 (18.18%) XSL
21 10 (18.18%) OOP
21 10 (18.18%) Retail
21 10 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (14.55%) IIS
2 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (16.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.64%) OLAP
5 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (10.91%) MSTest
1 6 (10.91%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (10.91%) Moq
1 6 (10.91%) Visual Studio
1 6 (10.91%) NUnit
2 4 (7.27%) Subversion
3 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (18.18%) Retail
2 8 (14.55%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 42 (76.36%) Developer
2 31 (56.36%) .NET Developer
3 13 (23.64%) Software Engineer
3 13 (23.64%) Senior Developer
3 13 (23.64%) Senior .NET Developer
4 11 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
5 10 (18.18%) C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (12.73%) Software Developer
7 6 (10.91%) Analyst
7 6 (10.91%) Analyst Developer
7 6 (10.91%) C# Developer
7 6 (10.91%) Software Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (7.27%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Programmer
9 2 (3.64%) Web Developer
10 1 (1.82%) Technical Architect
10 1 (1.82%) Architect
10 1 (1.82%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (98.18%) .NET
2 38 (69.09%) ASP.NET
3 34 (61.82%) WPF
4 33 (60.00%) Web Services
5 27 (49.09%) XML
6 26 (47.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (38.18%) .NET Framework
8 18 (32.73%) HTML
9 10 (18.18%) CSS
9 10 (18.18%) XSL
10 9 (16.36%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 7 (12.73%) jQuery
11 7 (12.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 7 (12.73%) OOXML
12 6 (10.91%) WinForms
12 6 (10.91%) Castle Windsor
12 6 (10.91%) Ninject
12 6 (10.91%) Spring.NET
12 6 (10.91%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.45%) Computer Science
2 13 (23.64%) Mathematics
3 7 (12.73%) N-Tier
4 6 (10.91%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (5.45%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.82%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (58.18%) MVC
2 25 (45.45%) OO
3 23 (41.82%) Software Engineering
4 21 (38.18%) Scrum
5 19 (34.55%) TDD
6 16 (29.09%) MVVM
7 10 (18.18%) BDD
7 10 (18.18%) OOP
8 8 (14.55%) Web Application Development
8 8 (14.55%) Kanban
8 8 (14.55%) Unit Testing
9 7 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (10.91%) Dependency Injection
11 3 (5.45%) E-Commerce
12 2 (3.64%) Requirements Analysis
13 1 (1.82%) User Acceptance Testing
13 1 (1.82%) Logistics
13 1 (1.82%) Project Management
13 1 (1.82%) Agile Software Development
13 1 (1.82%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 53 (96.36%) C#
2 32 (58.18%) SQL
3 14 (25.45%) C++
4 12 (21.82%) C
4 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.45%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.64%) Delphi
6 2 (3.64%) VBA
7 1 (1.82%) VBScript
7 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (43.64%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) PhD
Vendors
1 15 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.27%) Telerik
3 2 (3.64%) VMware
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